nudge (someone or something) (somewhere)

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nudge (someone or something) (somewhere)

To gently push someone or something into a place, area, or position. I could tell John was nervous about being at a party with people he didn't know, so I nudged him into the room. Would you mind nudging the table out of the way a little?
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Huge medical and technical advances have nudged us into the belief we're civilised, light years ahead of the Third World, in the van of cultural understanding.